J White Bear is a data scientist and software engineer at IBM. In this podcast, White Bear discusses simultaneous localization and mapping, an ongoing research area in robotics for autonomous vehicles and well-recognized as a nontrivial problem space in both industry and research.
Analyzing streams of big data in real time can have a big impact on competitive advantage. In a world of bewildering stream processing engine choices, explore the use-case-dependent alternatives that can provide well-suited business outcomes, courtesy of expertise from Roger Rea and Jacques Roy.
Ever hear of the Big Data Dudes? If not, crawl out from under that rock and see what these intrepid big data and analytics heroes are up to in their latest analytics blockbuster, "Big Data Dudes and the Lost in Las Vegas Mystery."
Does successfully navigating the role of chief data officer seem like being lost in a hedge maze? If you’re confused about what to do next, these three questions can help you identify a clear path forward.
Whether organizations want to extract customer data beyond names and addresses from unstructured data sources; pull specific dates, times or monetary amounts; predict trends from sentiment data; or engage in many other uses, text analytics is the way to go. Learn the details of text analytics, and
Data science takes collaborate teams of data scientists engaging in productive, open data development initiatives that can ensure strong workflow, governance, security and management. See why open environments are revolutionizing the data science landscape.
Spark just seems to be getting big play everywhere in the technology arena. What is Spark? And do you need it? Get a good glimpse into its in-memory execution capabilities, some of its key components, its integrations and its availability as a service.
Evolving Internet of Things technology is paving the way for ongoing innovation—from smart thermostats and smart cars to other smart devices—through continuous access to its data streams. And while ongoing access to that data inspires the magic behind Internet of Things solutions, it also offers an
Apache Spark not only excels at data warehousing, in-memory environments for building data marts and other functions, it also is well suited for pulling data from a wide range of sources and transforming and cleansing that data in an Apache Hadoop cluster. And then there is Spark’s complementary
The Internet of Things is at the heart of the digital transformation we are witnessing in society today. The advancements of this connectable ecosystem bring several important considerations including data security and privacy and the elements of the infrastructure. In this second installment of a
The Internet of Things is the digital future that is dead ahead. Are industries and businesses prepared for the onslaught of data that is already transforming our world today? In this series, take a glimpse into this future and the questions that will need to be addressed for all that the Internet
Africa is not devoid of water, but attempts to create water stability in African nations have suffered from a lack of understanding—that, in turn, caused by insufficient access to water data. By using streaming data to understand the nature of the water resources available in Africa, data
You’re probably familiar with some impressive predictive analytics success stories. But how does predictive analytics actually work? This primer explains how you can use predictive analytics to boost the power and value of your most important data.
Today’s automobiles seem to be quickly morphing into connected devices on wheels. As the boundaries of the auto industry blur, and as new competitors get into the mix, see how traditional industry participants are utilizing real-time streaming data analysis and the Internet of Things to thrive amid